"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.